Creighton upsets No. 8 Villanova

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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WOWT) -- The Bluejays started a two-game with an upset win over the 8th ranked Villanova Wildcats on Saturday.

The final score was 76-61.

Denzel Mahoney scored a season-high 21 points.

Mitch Ballock scored 15 points on 5/7 shooting from behind the arc. He moved into 6th on the all-time Creighton three point field goals made list.

The game completed the first half of conference play for Creighton.

The Jays improved to 17-5 overall with a record of 6-3 in the Big East.
They've won four straight games.

The game ended a seven game winning streak for the Wildcats, which started with their win over Creighton in Omaha on January 7.